Staff

Administration

Jason Irwin

Director of Finance and Administration

Pauline Prater

Administrative and Facilities Manager

Judy Womack

Administrative Associate and Receptionist

Deborah Freitas

Associate Director of Finance and Administration

Corrine Sanchez

Faculty Affairs Coordinator

Scott McAllister

Senior Financial Analyst

Stephanie Harrington

Residency and Fellowship Coordinator

Jay Ramirez

Financial Analyst

Danielle deLeon

Web Manager

Adult Cardiac Surgery

Yesenia Perez

Executive Associate to Dr. Joseph Woo

Lisa Sarkisian

Administrative Associate to Dr. Craig Miller

Pardis Babzani

Cardiovascular Surgery Coordinator

Veronica Cendejas

Aortic Follow Up Program Surgery Coordinator

Hillary Hite

Administrative
Associate to Dr. Joseph Woo

Mel Rosete

Administrative Associate to Drs. Jack Boyd and Anson Lee

Judith Sang

Cardiac Surgery Coordinator

Kay Alexander

Thoracic Surgery Database Coordinator

Diane Starrett

Admin Assoc to Dr. Yasuhiro Shudo, Outreach Faculty,  and Jason Irwin

Justine Santiago

Administrative Associate to Dr. Michael Fischbein

Roberto Vargas

Cardiovascular Surgery Asst Clinic Manager

Cindy Jeon

Surgery Coordinator for Dr. D. Craig Miller

Liz Pope

Administrative Associate to Drs. Philip Oyer,  Claire Watkins, and William Hiesinger

Maria Caimol

Cardiovascular Surgery Coordinator

Juan Ayala

Cardiac Surgery Coordinator

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

Marlene Charles

Staff Supervisor and Clinical Coordinator

Leslie Nguyen

Administrative Associate

Debbie Parsons

New Patient Coordinator

Marilou Sugimoto

Pediatric Surgery Coordinator

Lorraine Rael-Haro

Data Entry Specialist

Michal Palmon, BSc, MPH

Pediatric Cardiothoracic Clinical Outcomes Director

Thoracic Surgery

Donna Yoshida

Administrative Associate to
Drs. Joseph Shrager and Natalie Lui

Ja'Vonne M. Smith

Administrative Associate to Drs. Leah Backhus and Mark Berry

Lisa Zhou, MD, PhD

Clinical Research Coordinator

Clinical Trials Coordinators

Kokil Bakshi

Clinical Research Coordinator

Sally Sedadi

Clinical Research Coordinator

Tiffany Flores

Clinical Research Coordinator

Rachelle Villanueva

Clinical Research Coordinator Associate

Christine Kesekwa

Clinical Research Coordinator

Off Campus-Administrative Support Contacts

Santa Clara Valley
Medical Center

Tracie Zarubi
Medical Administrative Associate
751 S. Bacom Avenue
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 885-6191

Pediatric Heart Program
Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento

Bobbie Melissa Simi
Clinical Administrator
2800 L Street, Suite 110
Sacramento, CA 95816
phone: (916) 340-0111
fax: (916) 340-0121